Mental Health Act

Charities say the disparity is "simply unacceptable" and are still waiting for the government to respond to a review from 2018.
Stigma is stopping people from seeking the help they need at crisis point.
This is a vital first step to ensuring mental health units are the caring and therapeutic places they should be
The Mental Health Act is under review. In June 2017 The Mental Health Alliance published ‘A Mental Health Act Fit for Tomorrow
The Mental Health Act is under review. In June 2017 The Mental Health Alliance published ‘A Mental Health Act Fit for Tomorrow
The Prime Minister has stated her intention to tackle the 'burning injustices' in our society with wide-ranging social reforms. Any progress made among minority and marginalised groups with severe and chronic mental illnesses would serve her well as a measure of her success in mental health. However, to achieve this, more of the government's well-meaning words and intentions need to become actions - sooner rather than later.
'It's not treating the need, it's treating what's perceived.'
Activists have called for a reform of “discriminatory” mental health diagnosis techniques after a major audit of race inequality
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